Category Archives: Personal Growth

Miss a Sunday . . .

In Kids Ministry we work LONG hours . . . putting our hearts into shaping, planning, and dreaming about environments that will equip parents and inspire kids. No matter how much we do in a given day, we still have … Continue reading

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Kids Ministry: From an Experience to a Movement

As Kids Pastors we put all we have into our Sunday Morning experiences. Amazing productions with worship and life-changing stories; incredible relationships being formed by kids and adults via small groups . . . I love it. But I’m always … Continue reading

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Parents: Being the MOST IMPORTANT SPIRITUAL LEADER is Simple

If you attend Grace Community Church and have kids in Cross Street, our K-5th ministry, then you’ve heard us say that we believe the PARENT to be the most important spiritual leader in their child’s life. In fact, many churches … Continue reading

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Nuturing Wonder in a Kid’s Life

This morning I was playing with my daughter in her room. I came across a little, pink, sparkly bouncy ball. Emma and I started rolling it back and forth, but soon her attention was elsewhere. There I was . . … Continue reading

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Kid Min Leaders: Healthy Accountability Partnership

It’s obvious to us when we think about Senior Pastors needing accountability partnerships, right? What about Youth Pastors? Sure. What about Kids Pastors and Kid Min Leaders? The truth is, accountability partnerships and Kids Ministry are not connected as tightly … Continue reading

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Kids Pastors: Destroy the “Superstar”

Life in Kids Ministry is fast-paced! Around every corner you’ll find 100 more things to do. Within this very consuming career which we love with all of our hearts it is easy to take on too much, and when we … Continue reading

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Where Are You on the Spongebob/Parental Scale?

I’m just gonna come out and say it . . . I LOVE SPONGEBOB! In fact, when my 19th-month-old sees Spongebob on TV she points, her eyes light up, and she tries her best to say, “SPONGEBOB”! Am I a … Continue reading

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